To appreciate nonsense requires a serious interest in life. - Gelett Burgess

The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness. - Dostoevsky


The following is a list of sites describing Asktrakhan, located in southern Russia. We hope this list will continue to grow as more communities become represented on the World Wide Web so please be sure to let us know if you are aware of any other sites.

  • Astrakhan On-Line *

    History, business and other information including a literary page are available on this site.

  • Astrakhan *

    This page provides main facts and statistics about Astarakhan

  • NUPI Centre for Russian Studies Database - Astrakhan *

    Facts, statistics and information about the government is provided about this region.

  • [English] [Russian TRANS | KOI8 | ALT | WIN | MAC | ISO5]

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